Inaugural JNA Awards set for success
Jewellery News Asia (JNA), main organiser of the JNA Awards, is confident of a strong turn-out for its inaugural event, with top leaders from the jewellery industry expected to make an appearance at the ceremony. Presented in collaboration with Headline Partners Rio Tinto and Chow Tai Fook and Honoured Partners The Israel Diamond Institute, KARP Group, Robert Wan Tahiti and Shanghai Diamond Exchange, the JNA Awards ceremony will take place on Thursday, 20 September 2012, at The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong, during the September Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair.
At the ceremony, JNA will be honouring Nicky Oppenheimer, chairman of De Beers Group, with the Lifetime Achievement Award to recognise his significant contribution to the global diamond business, particularly in Asia.
The shortlisted honourees for the first nine categories of the JNA Awards were announced at a press conference held on the first day of the June Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. The complete list of honourees can be found at www.jnaawards.com.
The recipients of the awards will be announced during the JNA Awards ceremony.